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We have vacancies within our North-East coast Stramash teams, come join our adventures:

Team Leader Vacancies

Team Leader/s North East – Elgin & Tornagrain (nr Inverness Airport)

We are seeking new leadership in our North East  settings as our current Team Leader is off to spread the ‘outdoor nursery word’ further via a new role. Whilst these are big (muddy) boots to fill, we are excited to welcome new people to join our amazing organisation in these key leadership roles.

It’s a great time to be involved in the outdoor nursery movement, each of our settings is as unique as our teams, but we are forever united in our love of learning, play and the outdoors. Do you share our values driven ethos? Ready to lead a team of passionate early years practitioners? We want to hear from you!

Applications are welcome from those who may be interested in either full-time or part-time working.  Depending on the variety of applications received for these vacancies, options may be raised for discussion with the 2 successful candidates on the preferred balance of days/hours/ seasonal patterns to be worked at one or possibly across both settings.  

Salary:  £29,000 pa (and pro rata if seeking p/t)

Locations:  Elgin and Tornagrain (by Inverness airport)

Closing Date for Applications:  Midnight Friday 9 August

Interview Date:  Monday 19 August at Tornagrain. 

For the application pack, please download the following attachments and return completed application forms to

Application Form- Team Leader, July 2019

TL JD, Elgin and Tornagrain

Background on Stramash, July 2019

Person Specification- Team Leader- July 2019

Summary Ts&Cs for Team Leader, July 2019

Practitioner Vacancies

Early Years Practitioner – Tornagrain site:  40hours a week, Monday – Thursday, 8am-6pm

Early Years Practitioner – Tornagrain site:  20hours a week, Monday – Thursday, 8am-1pm

Early Years Practitioner – Elgin site:  40hours a week, Term Time weeks only


Closing date for applications:  Thursday 26th July 

Interview Date:  Friday 2nd August at Tornagrain (by Inverness airport)

Start date:  To be arranged with successful candidates

Salary:  £18,750 pa or pro rata.  Stramash is an accredited Living Wage employer


Contact for an application pack for the posts at Tornagrain and for the post at Elgin.  

Early Years Practitioner – Fort William – Term Time

Would you like work as part of our Stramash Team providing early learning and childcare in an outdoor setting to children aged 2 to 5 years (older during school holidays); to foster an environment that encourages each child’s development; continually deliver high standards of outdoor early learning and childcare provision to allow each child to reach their full potential, while also working with the wider family?


Part Time Outdoor Practitioner – Bank Staff 

Location: Oban, Fort William, Elgin

Bank staff hours: Ad Hoc  

Closing date for applications: Ongoing  

Person & role specification can be found below

To apply please download a copy of the application form below and send your completed form along with a copy of your CV (if you have one) to

Please include ‘location’ and the role you are applying for in your email title e.g. ‘Oban Bank’

We take care of our people, and you can be assured you’ll have lots of fun working with us as part of our dynamic and passionate team. We are also a living wage employer. We look forward to hearing from you!